In case it doesn't become immediately apparent, this discussion is mostly me musing on something that has bothered me in a handful of shows that I'm now generalising across anime. It is not actually intended to be an overly serious post but honestly, I've been wondering this for awhile and of all things it was … Continue reading Why Do Anime Heroes Get The Most Boring Powers?
She's defended the world, saved the future, and is ready to just get on with her life, but there are certainly new dangers afoot that will ensure things are not peaceful for long. Season 1 review: here. Season 2 review: here. Review (Spoiler Warning): Things are going to get tricky here because seasons 1 and … Continue reading Sailor Moon S Series Review
It seems as I go back through the Sailor Moon series for review purposes I've become a bit fixated on this series again. It is the place where my love of anime was born so I guess that's really no surprise. However, as I thought through the events of Sailor Moon, even in the early … Continue reading Friday’s Feature: How Does Sailor Moon Avoid The Label of Overpowered MC?
Our favourite pig-tailed transforming heroine returns in season 2 of the classic Sailor Moon anime and this time we have aliens, time travel, and once again the potential end of the world. If you missed my review of season 1 it can be found here. Review (Spoiler Warning): There are fewer things more satisfying than … Continue reading Sailor Moon R Series Review
How has it taken me this long to review Sailor Moon? Well I guess I did already review Crystal, but it is time to take on the original anime series and the one that won over my heart as a child (and more than likely planted the seed for me becoming the anime fan I … Continue reading Sailor Moon Season 1 Series Review
Right so we're back to magical girls and this week I wanted to look at the characters and the magic powers that crop up in these stories. While this is where many of these stories differentiate themselves, there are still a lot of common factors between shows. Alas, I am only going to be looking … Continue reading Friday’s Feature – On Magical Girls (2/3)